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Cast (feature film)

Pollyanna (1960) as Mr. Gorman
An orphan's relentless optimism changes lives in a sleepy small town.
No Name on the Bullet (1959) as Charlie, the old codger
The arrival of a hired gun stirs up suspicions in a small town.
Tarantula (1955) as Miner
A scientist's experiments to cure hunger create a giant tarantula.
The Long, Long Trailer (1954) as Manager
Life on the road isn''t what it''s cracked up to be when a honeymooning couple invests in an oversized motor home.
The Long Wait (1954) as Foreman
Hitchhiker Johnny McBride is badly hurt and loses his memory when the car he is riding in crashes. Two years later, a clue leads him to his old home town, where he finds he is a murder suspect. Johnny tries to discover the truth about the murder, while pursued by gangsters and several seductive women.
Ma and Pa Kettle at Home (1954) as Perkins
The Ozark farmers try to clean up their act to help their son win a college scholarship.
Vice Squad (1953) as Officer conducting line-up
The head of an escort ring joins forces with a vice cop to solve a murder.
It Came from Outer Space (1953) as Sam
No one believes an amateur astronomer''s spaceship sighting until the town''s people begin disappearing.
The Kid from Broken Gun (1952) as Judge Halloway
A postal inspector pretends to be an outlaw to smoke out lawbreakers.
Rancho Notorious (1952) as Sheriff who arrests Kinch
A cowboy infiltrates a bandit hideout in search of his girlfriend's killer.
Santa Fe (1951) as
Four brothers end up on opposite sides of a shootout.
Ridin' the Outlaw Trail (1951) as Pop Willard
Pecos River (1951) as Ol' Henry Mahoney
Silver Canyon (1951) as Col. Middler
During the Civil War, U.S.Army scouts Gene Autry (Gene Autry) and "Cougar" Claggett (Pat Buttram) are detailed to Utah to bring in Confederate guerilla raider Wade McQuarrie (Jim Davis) who is interfering with Federal supply lines. They track the raiders to Gateway, a frontier post commanded by Colonel Middler (Edgar Dearing) who has a daughter, Dell (Gail Davis) and a son, Walt (Bob Steele). Walt secretly supports McQuarrie's actions. Gene and Dell are captured by McQuarrie but escape.
Union Station (1950) as Detective
A secretary gets caught up in the hunt for kidnappers.
Riding High (1950) as Deputy
An heiress and her sister''''s fiancee defy her family to race horses.
This Side of the Law (1950) as Cop
An unscrupulous lawyer hires a vagrant to impersonate a missing millionaire.
Samson and Delilah (1950) as Tax collector
Epic re-telling of the story of the Biblical strongman laid low by love.
Lightning Guns (1950) as Captain Dan Saunders
Fancy Pants (1950) as Mr. Jones
A wild West family wins a British valet in a poker game and passes him off as a nobleman.
Raiders of Tomahawk Creek (1950) as Randolph Dike
Whispering Smith (1949) as Engineer
A railroad detective tries to bring in a gang of train robbers and a lost love.
Prison Warden (1949) as Lt. Davis
Boston Blackie's Chinese Venture (1949) as Reiber
When he's spotted leaving a laundry whose proprietor has just been murdered, a reformed thief has to find the real killer.
Parole, Inc. (1948) as Attorney general Whitmore
The Return of the Whistler (1948) as Captain Griggs
When a woman goes missing on the eve of her wedding, her fiancee hires a detective to track her down.
The Paleface (1948) as Sheriff
An inept dentist must rescue his outlaw wife from the Indians.
The Bishop's Wife (1948) as Policeman
An angel helps set an ambitious bishop on the right track.
Out of the Storm (1948) as Ed Purcell
Where There's Life (1947) as Desk sergeant
The American heir to a European throne tries to elude assassins.
Magic Town (1947) as Man in crowd
A political pollster discovers the perfect cross-section of American tastes and fights to keep it that way.
Variety Girl (1947) as Policeman
Dozens of star and character-actor cameos and a message about the Variety Club (show-business charity) are woven into a framework about two hopeful young ladies who come to Hollywood, exchange identities, and cause comic confusion (with slapstick interludes) throughout the Paramount studio.
My Brother Talks to Horses (1947) as Policeman
A small boy's secret gifts help him pick racetrack winners.
Unconquered (1947) as Gilded Beaver soldier/Frontiersman
An English convict girl sent to the colonies gets mixed up in the war with the Indians.
Wild Harvest (1947) as
Joe is the head of an itinerant combine crew, working the harvests against rival crew boss Alperson. Joe's buddy Jim joins the crew with startup money. Farmer's niece Fay falls for Joe. He puts her off. To get back she marries Jim whom she prods into high-grading the grain (skimming off some for private sale). The last payment on Joe's machinery is due just as he discover's what his buddy has been doing.
The Gentleman Misbehaves (1946) as Officer
Up Goes Maisie (1946) as Motorcycle cop
A showgirl working for an inventor battles crooks out to steal his ideas.
Road to Utopia (1946) as Official
Two song-and-dance men on the run masquerade as killers during the Alaskan gold rush.
The Virginian (1946) as Engineer
Best friends become enemies when one signs on with a rustler.
She Wrote the Book (1946) as Motocycle cop
A plain-Jane math professor (Joan Davis) at a small midwestern college is talked into journeying to New York on behalf of a colleague who has written a steamy bestseller under an assumed name. While in the big city, the math prof receives a bump on the head which brings on a form of amnesia. She begins to believe she is the author of the sultry book, and has actually lived its story. Now freed from her inhibitions, the lady professor sashays about with abandon. With a PR man (Jack Oakie) in tow, she crashes a party of swells at the home of a wealthy industrialist (Thurston Hall) and pressures him into making a large contribution to her tiny college back home.
Bud Abbott and Lou Costello in Hollywood (1945) as First studio cop
A pair of wacky lackeys try to take Tinseltown by storm.
Her Lucky Night (1945) as Casey
She Gets Her Man (1945) as Policeman
Don't Fence Me In (1945) as Chief of police
A lady reporter travels West to dig up the truth about a long dead bandit.
Scarlet Street (1945) as Policeman
A middle aged wouldbe painter falls into the clutches of an unscrupulous woman.
Swing Out Sister (1945) as Motorcycle cop
And the Angels Sing (1944) as
The singing/dancing Angel sisters, Nancy (Dorothy Lamour), Bobby (Betty Hutton), Josie (Diana Lynn) and Patti (Mimi Chandler), aren't interested in performing together, and this plays havoc with the plans of Pop Angel (Raymond Walburn) to buy a soy bean farm. They do accept an offer of ten dollars to sing at a dubious night club on the edge of town where a band led by Happy Marshall (Fred MacMurray) is playing. Bobby takes the ten dollars and runs it up to $190 at the dice table. Happy hits on Nancy but she rebuffs him. He doesn't have the money to pay his band and borrows the gambling winnings from Bobby on the pretext that he will give her a job with his band. Bobby discovers the next day that Happy has hastily departed for New York. The girls follow to a night club where he is working and, after an audition, the manager is willing to give Happy a contract if the girls will sing with his band.
The Merry Monahans (1944) as Policeman
The Big Noise (1944) as Motorcycle cop
Although they are only janitors at a detective agency, the boys pass themselves off as sleuths and are engaged to guard an inventor delivering a new bomb. They outwit enemy agents after the bomb and wind up sinking a Japanese submarine.
Seven Doors to Death (1944) as Claude Burns
A shot rings out in a darkened apartment; a woman screams and flees, tricking architect Jimmy McMillan into giving her a ride. McMillan returns and finds a body; but the police find a different body! He and the woman in question (Mary Rawlins, niece of the late owner), both suspects, become allies; among light romantic banter they hunt the real killer behind the seven doors of a blind alley, housing eccentric suspects and a dark, intricate, spooky cellar...
Week-End Pass (1944) as Motor cop
Barbary Coast Gent (1944) as Officer
A bandit from the gold fields moves to San Francisco and tries to go straight.
Strange Affair (1944) as Motorcycle officer
A mystery writer and his wife investigate a murder at a charity benefit.
Destiny (1944) as Motorcycle policeman
In Society (1944) as Policeman
Two bumbling plumbers are hired by a socialite to fix a leak. A case of mistaken identity gets the pair an invitation to a fancy party and an entree into high society. As expected, things don't go too smoothly.
Make Your Own Bed (1944) as Sergeant
Detectives masquerade as butler and maid to get the goods on a crook.
Ghost Catchers (1944) as Police sergeant
Star Spangled Rhythm (1943) as Mac
Pop, a security guard at Paramount has told his son that he's the head of the studio. When his son arrives in Hollywood on shore leave with his buddies, Pop enlists the aid of the studio's dizzy switchboard operator in pulling off the charade. Things get more complicated when Pop agrees to put together a show for the Navy starring Paramount's top contract players.
Whistling in Brooklyn (1943) as Policeman
A radio sleuth infiltrates the Brooklyn Dodgers to solve a murder.
Swing Shift Maisie (1943) as Radio officer
A brassy showgirl signs on to help the war effort as a factory worker.
Princess O'Rourke (1943) as Guard
A flying ace's romance with a princess creates diplomatic problems.
The Good Fellows (1943) as Sheriff
The title of Grand Caesar in the Ancient Order of Noblest Romans of Wakefield, Indiana keeps Jim "Pop" Helton (Cecil Kellaway) so involved and distracted that he forgets to pay the family's bills, nearly makes a shambles of a real estate deal his oldest daughter, Ethel (Helen Walker)is working on,almost wrecks her romance with Captain Tom Drayson (James Brown), and gets involved in a game with a pool shark in an effort to raise the remaining $75 of the $6,750 needed (that they didn't have) by the Wakefield Lodge to host the national convention of the Noblest Romans.
Fired Wife (1943) as Sullivan
Henry Aldrich Swings It (1943) as Police captain Reddy
Complications arise when Henry, in love with the new music teacher, joins the band. He accidentally gets a Stradivarius that belongs to another man.
When Johnny Comes Marching Home (1943) as Army sergeant
The Hard Way (1943) as Police officer
An ambitious woman doesn't care who she hurts in her drive to make her sister a star.
Henry Aldrich Haunts a House (1943) as Chief of Police Reedy
Sullivan's Travels (1942) as Cop, mud gag
A filmmaker masquerades as a hobo to get in touch with the little people.
The Affairs of Martha (1942) as Motorcycle cop
A servant's scandalous novel lands her employers in hot water.
A-Haunting We Will Go (1942) as Policeman
The boys are recruited by a gang of thugs to get a coffin containing one of their far from dead colleagues to Dayton to try and get at an inheritance. After the coffin gets switched with the one Dante the Magician uses in his act, his stage show gets more than usually popular.
Wings for the Eagle (1942) as Motorcycle officer
Dedicated aircraft workers compete for the same girl.
True to the Army (1942) as Target sergeant
Henry Aldrich, Editor (1942) as McLean
Henry (James Lydon) gets into another jam when he becomes the editor of the Centerville Hish School newspaper. The Fire Chief suspects him when he covers fires.
Get Hep to Love (1942) as Sergeant
The Navy Comes Through (1942) as C.P.O.
An old freighter single-handedly takes on a Nazi war fleet.
Henry and Dizzy (1942) as Sergeant McElroy
Men of Texas (1942) as Sergeant
Apache Trail (1942) as Marshal
An outlaw and his brother are on opposite sides of a stagecoach robbery.
My Favorite Blonde (1942) as Joe
A vaudevillian gets mixed up with a beautiful blonde spy.
Between Us Girls (1942) as Policeman
Carrie (Diana Barrymore), ambitious young actress and her manager Mike Kilinsky (Andy Devine), travel east from Chicago to Long Island so Carrie can see the new mansion that her mother Chris (Kay Francis) has just purchased. Chris is not there when Carrie arrives by Gallagher (Ethel Griffies), the family major domo, tells Carrie that Chris is in love with the very rich Steve (John Boles.) Chris confesses to Carrie that she has lied about her age to Steve, claiming to be 31, and that the photograph of Carrie is Carrie's (non-existent) Aunt Sadie and Carrie is only twelve. Carrie insists that her mother keep up the masquerade, and she will pose as a 12-year-old. Steve arrives and brings with him his friend Jimmy Blake (Robert Cummings). More than a little confusion follows including Carrie starting a fight with another "kid" to keep Jimmy from keeping a date with his fiancee and Mike escorting Chris and the "under-age" Carrie to a night club, and other incidents that only tend to prove that Steve and Jimmy aren't the brightest bulbs shining. Diana Barrymore is better as the 12-year-old than she is later playing Joan of Arc in a Detroit theatre, where the light finally dawns on the perplexed Robert Cummings character.
Miss Annie Rooney (1942) as Policeman
A young girl has to overcome social prejudice when she falls for a wealthy young man.
Night of January 16th (1941) as 1st motorcycle cop
The story revoles around three people; Tycoon Bjorn Faulkner (Nils Asther), who is being called upon by his board of directors to explain a missing $20,000,000; Kit Lane (Ellen Drew), his secretary who also has a personal interest; and Steve Van Ruyle (Robert Preston), a sailor who has inherited a position on Faulkner's board of directors. Faulkner is (presumably) murdered, and Kit is falsely accused of the murder. Steve assumes the job of clearing her name.
Three Sons O'Guns (1941) as Policeman
Three reckless brothers dodge the draft then sign up and become men.
Pot O' Gold (1941) as McGinty
A young man is caught between his music-hating uncle and a pretty girl from a family of musicians.
Caught in the Draft (1941) as Recruiting sergeant
Don Bolton is a movie star who can't stand loud noises. To evade the draft, he decides to get married...but falls for a colonel's daughter. By mistake, he and his two cronies enlist. In basic training, Don hopes to make a good impression on the fair Antoinette and her father, but his military career is largely slapstick. Will he ever get his corporal's stripes?
Louisiana Purchase (1941) as House detective
A bumbling young politician gets caught between grifters and a senator investigating corruption.
Niagara Falls (1941) as State trooper
A pair of dunces mistake squabbling strangers for fellow newlyweds.
Hold That Ghost (1941) as Irondome
Two bumbling gas station attendants find themselves stranded in a haunted house.
Shadow of the Thin Man (1941) as Motorcycle policeman
High society sleuths Nick and Nora Charles run into a variety of shady characters while investigating a race-track murder.
The Big Store (1941) as Doorman
A detective and his zany pals take over a failing department store.
Maisie Was a Lady (1941) as Motorcycle policeman
A Brooklyn showgirl signs on as maid for a family of wealthy eccentrics.
Wyoming (1940) as Captain
Outlaw pals are tempted to go straight.
A Little Bit of Heaven (1940) as Uncle Jack
We Who Are Young (1940) as First officer
A man violates company policy by getting married.
Those Were the Days! (1940) as Policeman
Knute Rockne--All American (1940) as Friend
Biography of the famed Notre Dame coach and his fight to "win one for the Gipper."
When the Daltons Rode (1940) as Sheriff
Young lawyer Tod Jackson arrives in pioneer Kansas to visit his prosperous rancher friends the Daltons, just as the latter are in danger of losing their land to a crooked development company. When Tod tries to help them, a faked murder charge turns the Daltons into outlaws, but more victims than villains in this fictionalized version. Will Tod stay loyal to his friends despite falling in love with Bob Dalton's former fiancée Julie?
Little Orvie (1940) as Policeman
A child is told he cannot have a dog, but finds a stray and keeps it for a day.
Cross-Country Romance (1940) as First cop
A runaway heiress hides in a doctor''''s trailer for a rollicking trip to San Francisco.
Go West (1940) as Engineer
Three zanies tackle outlaws and Indians when they head westward.
Sailor's Lady (1940) as Chief master of arms - Mulcahy
Sailor (Hall) is going to marry his girlfriend (Kelly) when he returns, but she becomes foster mother to baby whose parents are accidentally killed. The baby is accidentally left on board a visiting battleship.
No Time for Comedy (1940) as Sweeny
A wealthy culture vulture tries to steal a playwright from his actress wife.
The Doctor Takes A Wife (1940) as Motor cop
A man-hating author and a woman-hating doctor have to pretend they're married.
A Child Is Born (1940) as Sergeant
A pregnant prison inmate shares her problems with the patients in a maternity ward.
And One Was Beautiful (1940) as Higgins
Two sisters vie for the same dashing young man.
Buck Benny Rides Again (1940) as Police officer
Radio star Jack Benny, intending to stay in New York for the summer, is forced by the needling of rival Fred Allen to prove his boasts about roughing it on his (fictitious) Nevada ranch. Meanwhile, singer Joan Cameron, whom Jack's fallen for and offended, is maneuvered by her sisters to the same Nevada town. Jack's losing battle to prove his manhood to Joan means broad slapstick burlesque of Western cliches.
Broadway Melody of 1940 (1940) as Policeman
A vaudeville team breaks up when both men fall for the same gorgeous hoofer.
Edison, the Man (1940) as Policeman
Thomas Edison fights to turn his dreams into reality.
Queen of the Mob (1940) as Motorcycle officer
Thunder Afloat (1939) as "Cap" Finch
An old sailor is duped into joining the Navy, where he runs into a longtime rival.
Nick Carter, Master Detective (1939) as Kenny
A famous detective investigates industrial espionage at a plane factory.
Nick Carter, Master Detective (1939) as Denny
A famous detective investigates industrial espionage at a plane factory.
Twelve Crowded Hours (1939) as Bartender
A reporter avenges his editor's murder by gangsters.
Some Like It Hot (1939) as MacCrady
A carnival con artist tries to ride his girlfriend''''s singing talents to the big time.
Made for Each Other (1939) as Mounted policeman
A couple struggle to find happiness after a whirlwind courtship.
It's a Wonderful World (1939) as Flagg
A runaway poetess helps a fugitive prove himself innocent of murder charges.
The Gracie Allen Murder Case (1939) as Officer Corrigan
The zany plot follows nitwit Gracie Allen trying to help master sleuth Philo Vance solve a murder. Allen's uncle fixes her up with Bill at a company picnic. When the two go out to a nightclub that night, Gracie inadvertently links Bill to the murder of a thug after finding the dead body and Bill's cigarette case at the scene of the crime. While being questioned at the club, she meets Vance who's investigating the homicide. After Gracie's bungled attempts to solve the case, Vance decides it might be easier to have her working with him. Despite Gracie's "help," the two eventually find the real killer.
King of the Underworld (1939) as Detective
A lady doctor gets mixed up with a criminal gang.
Torchy Blane...Playing with Dynamite (1939) as Jim Simmons
A female reporter gets herself arrested so she can interview a gangster''s moll.
Honolulu (1939) as Jailer
A movie star trades places with a Hawaiian plantation owner.
The Amazing Doctor Clitterhouse (1938) as Patrolman
A doctor plots crimes so he can study criminal psychology.
Thanks for Everything (1938) as Policeman
Promoters (Menjou and Oakie) set up a radio contest to find the average American (Haley) and use him to sell food, apparel and notions. All goes well until he falls in love with a girl (Whelan) who upsets things.
Love Is a Headache (1938) as Detective Reardon
A freak accident gives a fading actress a huge publicity push.
Men Are Such Fools (1938) as Driving cop
An ambitious secretary uses the men in her life to turn herself into a radio star.
Goodbye Broadway (1938) as Motor cop
Listen, Darling (1938) as Motorcycle policeman
Two children try to find a new husband for their widowed mother.
Border G-Man (1938) as Smoky Joslin
A government agent investigates gangsters training an army in South America.
Hold That Kiss (1938) as Cop
Romance blossoms when a man and woman each think the other is rich.
The Chaser (1938) as Policeman
Love trips up an ambulance-chasing lawyer.
No Time to Marry (1938) as Policeman
Three Loves Has Nancy (1938) as Conductor
A country girl follows the man who jilted her to the big city, where she finds two new suitors.
The First Hundred Years (1938) as Policeman
A working woman doesn''''t want to give up her career when she marries.
Spring Madness (1938) as Cop
A Harvard man romances a coed from a nearby college.
Blondie (1938) as Officer
On the eve of their fifth wedding anniversary, Blondie and Dagwood Bumstead are in financial trouble.
City Girl (1938) as Detective lieutenant
You Can't Take It with You (1938) as Plainclothes policeman
A girl from a family of freethinkers falls for the son of a conservative banker.
The Plainsman (1937) as
Calamity Jane gets mixed up in an Indian War and the friendly rivalry between Wild Bill Hickok and Buffalo Bill.
You Only Live Once (1937) as State trooper
When he''''s framed for murder, an escaped convict returns to crime to protect his wife and child.
Married Before Breakfast (1937) as Police sergeant
A madcap inventor tries to market a razor-less shaving cream.
It Happened in Hollywood (1937) as Stevens
A silent Western star has trouble adjusting to the coming of sound.
Big City (1937) as Tom Reilley
An honest cab driver fights against corruption.
Love Is News (1937) as Motorcycle officer
China Passage (1937) as Bill
Murder and jewel theft plague a China-bound steamer.
Saratoga (1937) as Medbury
A horse breeder''''s daughter falls for a bookie.
The Awful Truth (1937) as Motor cop
A divorced couple keeps getting mixed up in each other's love lives.
There Goes My Girl (1937) as Cop
A newspaper editor tries to stop his star reporter from marrying.
Thoroughbreds Don't Cry (1937) as Policeman
A young jockey goes crooked to land a valuable riding job.
They Gave Him a Gun (1937) as Sergeant Meadowlark
With no other prospects, a World War I veteran turns to crime.
The Sky Parade (1936) as "Gat" Billings
Swing Time (1936) as Policeman
To prove himself worthy of his fiancee, a dancer tries to make it big, only to fall for his dancing partner.
The Bride Walks Out (1936) as Policeman
A model weds a struggling engineer then has her own struggles with domesticity.
Rose-Marie (1936) as Mounted police
An opera singer goes undercover in the Canadian wilderness to hunt for her criminal brother.
A Son Comes Home (1936) as State police officer
She Couldn't Take It (1935) as District Attorney man
The Crusades (1935) as Cart man
King Richard the Lionhearted launches a crusade to preserve Christianity in Jerusalem.
If You Could Only Cook (1935) as Motorcycle cop
An unhappy executive gets a job as a butler on a lark, only to fall for the family cook.
The Nitwits (1935) as Officer Barney Riley
Two cigar-stand attendants get mixed up in a murder investigation.
Stolen Harmony (1935) as Policeman
Band leader Jack Conrad is impressed by prison inmate Ray Ferrera on saxophone. Conrad hires Ray to join his band and tour upon his release. Ray hooks up with Jean, a dancer in the show, and the two become a successful dance act. However, when an ex-inmate buddy of Ray's robs the tour bus, Ray is suspected of wrongdoing by Jack and the others in the group. After a gang of thugs hijacks the tour bus, Ray tries to use his street smarts to redeem his reputation.
The Rainmakers (1935) as Kelly
A pair of rainmakers takes on a crooked businessman out to cash in on a drought.
Cleopatra (1934) as Convict
The fabled queen of Egypt leads Julius Caesar and Marc Antony astray.
Kentucky Kernels (1934) as Policeman
Two musicians try to get an orphaned heiress through hillbilly country to claim her inheritance.
Eskimo (1934) as Constable Balk
An Eskimo family fights to survive harsh conditions in the frozen North.
Lightning Strikes Twice (1934) as The Police Lieutenant [Foster]
A jewel heist leads to murder.
The Nuisance (1933) as Policeman
Love trips up an ambulance chasing lawyer.
Horse Feathers (1932) as Bartender
In an effort to beef up his school's football team, a college president mistakenly recruits two loonies.
Million Dollar Legs (1932) as San Francisco train official
A small country decides to enter the Olympic Games to raise money for their soon to be bankrupt home.
Beast of the City (1932) as Policeman
A police captain leads the fight against a vicious gangland chief.
Star Witness (1931) as Sockett
An old man who witnessed a crime is threatened by gangsters.
Abraham Lincoln (1930) as Armstrong
In this biography the simple backwoods boy rises to become one of America''''s most beloved presidents.
Big Money (1930) as Detective
Free and Easy (1930) as Officer
A bumbling manager turns a beauty queen into a Hollywood star.
Estrellados (1930) as Guard
A Man From Wyoming (1930) as Sergeant
The Jazz Age (1929) as Motor cop
The Locked Door (1929) as Cop
A woman once kidnapped by a wealthy womanizer tries to save her sister from him.

Cast (short)

One of MGM's "Passing Parade" short films, "American Spoken Here" takes a humorous look at the (possibly apocryphal) stories behind some common American slang terms.
Drunk Driving (1939)
In this short film, an up and coming businessman mixes drinking and driving with tragic consequences.
The Count Takes the Count (1936)
In this short film, Charley Chase gets in trouble at work for insuring that a wedding isn''''t called off, which leads into various comic scenarios.
The Midnight Patrol (1933)
Two rookie police officers bungle their way through a series of mishaps in this comedic short.
The Kick-Off! (1931)
In this short film, two football players attempt to rescue their coach from a gang.
The Second 100 Years (1927)
Two convicts in an escape attempt tunnel into the warden''''s office in this short silent comedy.
Fluttering Hearts (1927)
A young woman ignores her father''''s advice and runs off to a sale at a store in this short comedy.

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